This website takes a look at the significant periods in Canadian immigration history with an eye towards understanding the reasons some cultures explore or migrate, what the consequences are when meeting another culture, and how we may all choose to meet new ideas and people in the future.
by Kristyn S.

Click on a time period to see what our Grade Fives have learned about when two cultures meet.

This is a link to the Early Settlers Comparative Table.

This is a link to the comparative table of cultures arriving in Canada between 1815 and 1860.

This is a link to a comparative table of cultures arriving in Canada between 1870 and 1900.

This is a link to a comparative table of cultures arriving in Canada between 1900 and 1939.

This is a link to a comparative table of cultures arriving in Canada between 1945 and 1956.

This is a link to a comparative table of cultures arriving in Canada between 1960 and 2000.

A link to Simons Valley Elementary students answering the question, what have you learned about when two cultures meet? A link to Simons Valley Elementary students answering the question, how will you choose to meet a new culture in the future? Link to Meeting the Navajo introduction.
 
A link to a page outlining the parameters and explanation of the, When Two Cultures Meet Project. This is a link to the Simons Valley Elementary Website. This is a link to the Calgary Board of Education.

© Calgary Board of Education
2002

Author: jkshpur@cbe.ab.ca
Last modified: May 2002